Conversation between brothers: Scene 15

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5.12 p.m. after school Big boy:         “Why are you so late from school?” Little boy:     “Am I late?” Big boy:         “It’s 10 past 5 and your school finished at 4.20.” Little boy:     “No, it was 4.30.” Big boy:         “No. It’s always 4.20.” Little boy:     “Okay… I had to walk back […]

Kids change your thinking

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  The point of view changes when you have kids. I didn’t want to recognize for a long time because I didn’t want to feel different than people without kids. When I didn’t have kids yet, there were two points of reference: my parents and myself. Since I am a mother, there are three points […]

Hit puberty

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He’s got this bright smile on his face. It is promising. Two years passed that I took this picture. So many things have changed. Now, my ten-year-old is discussing with me why I dare punish him by shutting down his iPod for a day; he is arguing with me because I push him to go […]